Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The humble banana leaf is the genuine article when it comes to traditional Lao food wrap and deeply rooted in the local lifestyle, long before the invasion of plastic packaging and bags.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The new Lao Cassava Association (LCA) will not only promote cassava business units in Laos, but also create a business-friendly environment for them to survive and thrive in this competitive economy.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Investors, brokers, finance students and representatives of registered companies spent two days at the Lao Securities Exchange (LSX) trying to gain insights into the capital market from noted Laos and Thai speakers.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The British Minister for Asia and the Pacific visits South East Asia to discuss strengthening ties with the region, the role of women, environmental conservation, and de-mining.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Authorities in Savannakhet province have streamlined procedures that significantly shorten the time required to get a permit to start a business.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Senior representatives from Asean member countries and development partners met in Bangkok, Thailand, recently to discuss strategies to accelerate regional human capital development through integrated policy investments and innovative policy reforms.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - A Lao media delegation visited Thailand from September 10-13 as part of ongoing efforts to promote cooperation and exchange experiences between the two nations in the field. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - International experts have observed the Lao government’s passion for promoting and safeguarding natural heritage through its efforts in applying for Hin Nam No National Protected Area as a World Heritage site.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Golden Triangle Special Economic Zone has donated 3 billion kip to the government to assist flood victims in the central and southern provinces of Laos.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Laos-China Science and Technology Exhibition will take place in Vientiane from October 11-16, giving both nations the chance to showcase the latest innovations to the public.